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Centipede; A fresh start

Days after days spent in the dense forest of Tekong has disconnected me from the realities of the world. Never in my life had I felt so disassociated before. 1,397 more words

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Can (or should) soldiers disobey unlawful orders from superiors? The issue for the SAF

I was having a conversation with a buddy of mine, a former regular soldier (as opposed to conscripted) in the SAF, about the recent pronouncement… 987 more words

A Reading Star is Born

David Lewis is a first-year Reading Corps tutor from Thornton, CO. He is serving at Tarver Elementary in Adams 12 Five Star Schools and enjoys reading, writing, and cliff diving at Casa Bonita.  981 more words

AmeriCorps

Talking 'bout my Generation

The Vendy’s Christie Breen looks at the impact of the modern world on the weird limbo stage of life, known as being a teenager.

Generation Zzzz… 1,191 more words

Teenagers

ORD loh!

Two weeks ago, I did my final foot patrol across the runway tarmac of Paya Lebar Air Base. It was a route that I was all too familiar with – the hollow metal hulks of airplane hangars, military planes parked uniformly as far as the eyes could see and the dense jungle beyond the airfield, like a vast veil of darkness which exuded eerie calm as night fell. 541 more words

Introspection

Michigan Nonprofit Association Supports Employers of National Service Initiative

For nonprofits it is important to recruit talent and create opportunities to help individuals gain valuable skills that will help them today and in the future. 266 more words

National Service